byIl Mare Film, Vienna, Austria, Europe, Silvia Holzinger and Peter Haas
Film trailer of the documentary film WEIZENBAUM. REBEL AT WORK by German-Austrian filmmakers Peter Haas and Silvia Holzinger. The 80-minutes film portraits Joseph Weizenbaum, the legendary M.I.T. professor of computer science that has become a cult figure in Germany and Central Europe. Summary: The Jewish Weizenbaum family left Germany and their family furrier business in 1936, and started all over in Detroit, Michigan, when Joseph was 13. At a time when the German capital, Berlin, was... Topics: Weizenbaum, rebel, computer science, heretic, society critic, informatics, professor, documentary...